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Branch Stranger Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Elder in September 2008

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BH Photo #125312

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Stranger Creek on 238th Road, 1.0 mi. north and 1.8 mi. east of Cummings
Location
Atchison County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built or relocated here 1962; replaced 2014
Design
Riveted, 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.47704, -95.21278   (decimal degrees)
39°28'37" N, 95°12'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/309675/4372054 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Potter
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
20
Inventory numbers
KS 000031047303720 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17358 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 39.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Atchison County, Kansas (64)
Built 1962 (205)
Built during 1960s (1,909)
Kansas (3,044)
Lost (22,231)
Lost 2014 (313)
Lost during 2010s (2,875)
One-lane traffic (7,535)
Owned by county (20,045)
Pony truss (15,690)
Pratt pony truss (3,473)
Pratt truss (8,728)
Replaced by new bridge (14,829)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,944)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,704)
Truss (31,211)

Update Log 

  • January 25, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Adjusted GPS Coordinates
  • September 29, 2008: New photos from Robert Elder

Sources 

  • Robert Elder - robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com